Jamaica-based online charity auction backed
Travel Weekly UKJamaica-based online charity auction backed by travel brandsTravel Weekly UKThe online auction, organised by Books4Kids Jamaica, is now in its sixth year, and goes live on Thursday, April 27. Last year's auction raised $102,000, which was used to buy books and educational materials for four and five-year-olds across Jamaica.
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 7:37 pm
Anti-corruption groups meeting in Jamaica -
Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information ServiceAnti-corruption groups meeting in JamaicaAntigua ObserverKINGSTON, Jamaica, Apr 24, CMC – The Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions and Anti-corruption Bodies (CCAICACB) began a five-day conference here on Monday that the organisers said provides an opportunity to share best ...Caribbean Commonwealth Countries Get Commitment in Fight Against CorruptionGovernment of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Serviceall 2 news articles »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 5:03 pm
Charlotte man sentenced in Jamaica-based
Charlotte man sentenced in Jamaica-based lottery schemeCharlotte ObserverA 25-year-old Charlotte man was sentenced on Monday to two years in federal prison for his role in a Jamaica-based lottery fraud scheme. Jahnoy Davis, 25, pled guilty in federal court in Charlotte in January to one count of money laundering conspiracy.
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 2:39 pm
Government Commended by ICAO Regional Office
Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information ServiceGovernment Commended by ICAO Regional Office - Jamaica ...Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information ServicePhoto: Yhomo Hutchinson The newly constructed Air Traffic Control Tower at the Sangster International Airport, which is expected to be commissioned into ...Jamaica flying high - One of 12 countries recognised for air travel ...Jamaica GleanerPM gives surprise welcome to US flight during tour of new NMIA ...Jamaica Observerall 6 news articles »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 12:09 pm
ONLINE POLL RESULT: Majority of readers
Jamaica ObserverONLINE POLL RESULT: Majority of readers against $200-m ...Jamaica ObserverKINGSTON, Jamaica — Eighty-five per cent of the 1, 823 respondents to recent OBSERVER ONLINE poll said that they did not support the Government's ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 11:07 am
Would-be extremist recruit from Jamaica
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A Jamaican teenager has been detained in the South American country of Suriname on suspicion of being a would-be militant hoping to join Islamic extremists.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 4:20 pm
Jamaica teen detained at Suriname airport on
A Jamaican teenager has been detained in the South American country of Suriname on suspicion of being a would-be militant hoping to join Islamic extremists.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 4:12 pm
Teen boy charged with shooting death of baby
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaican authorities have charged a teenager with the shooting death of an 11-month-old baby boy in the island's capital.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 12:14 pm
Jamaica asks Obama to exonerate black
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica's leader asked President Barack Obama on Thursday to exonerate black nationalist leader Marcus Garvey, who was convicted in the U.S. of mail fraud in the 1920s and remains a prominent historic figure on the island.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 8:17 pm
WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Nuttin' but love
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — President Barack Obama's supporters often shout at him, "I love you!"
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:37 pm
InterEnergy Holdings Acquires Power Plants
NEW YORK, Aug 28, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Conduit Capital Partners (“Conduit”) and InterEnergy Holdings (“InterEnergy”) announced today that InterEnergy Holdings has purchased interests in two companies owned by Latin Power III, a $392 million ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:38 am
Ready and Able: LI developer closes on
Able Management Group closed Monday on its acquisition of 93-47 Sutphin Boulevard in the Queens neighborhood of Jamaica, and subsequently filed plans Friday for its new 27-story hotel development on the site. The Long Island-based developer, led by CEO ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:35 am
Child rapist jailed after extradition from
A man has been jailed after being found guilty of rapes and sexual assaults involving two girls under 13 in south London. The offences took place between 1978 and 1993 in the Lambeth area. Leon Eastwood, 59, had to be extradited from Jamaica in 2013 in ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:57 am
The Latest: Danielle Williams of Jamaica
Danielle Williams won the 100-meter hurdles at the world championships in 12.57 seconds on Friday in a final that didn't feature an American in the top three. The 22-year-old Jamaican held off Cindy Roleder of Germany, who won silver in 12.59. Alina Talay ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:06 am
Silver and Bronze for Jamaica
Jamaica's medal tally went up by two this morning. In what is being described as the greatest depth 200m race in history since the 1988 Olympics, Jamaica has taken silver and bronze. The informed Elaine Thompson who finished closely behind Dafne Schippers ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:16 am
IMF reaches agreement with Jamaica
The International Monetary Fund announced Monday that debt-swamped Jamaica could receive up to $958 million in a four-year loan package to stabilize the Caribbean country's limping economy.
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 12:48 pm
4 members of Jamaica family killed in crash
A Jamaican couple and their two young daughters have died in a four-car crash on a bridge.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 9:33 am
Jamaica to approve bill targeting lottery
The House of Representatives in Jamaica has passed a bill this week calling for tougher prosecution of those involved in multimillion-dollar lottery scams that mostly have targeted elderly Americans.
Posted on 30 March 2013 | 7:42 am
Jamaica slum dwellers deliver petition to
Residents of a battle-scarred slum once controlled by Jamaica's biggest underworld boss rallied Wednesday to demand accountability and justice for a deadly 2010 raid into their community that failed to catch him.
Posted on 20 March 2013 | 4:37 pm
Jamaica frets over slowdown in returning
In this affluent town in Jamaica's cool, mountainous interior, Jasmine Pottinger has realized the dream that kept her going while dealing with racism, culture shock and other challenges during almost four decades of working in drizzly London, a city w
Posted on 20 March 2013 | 12:13 am
Resolved Question: How expensive is Jamaica?
So I live in US California and I wanna visit Jamaica for a few months and I just wanna know how expensive the flight would be from the US to Jamaica so I'd appreciate it :) thanks
Posted on 4 November 2013 | 10:28 am
Resolved Question: Guided tour in Jamaica?
Does ANYBODY know of a guided tour company that goes to Jamaica?!?!
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 9:10 am
Resolved Question: Jamaica vs Haiti WAR, who
Lol I know this may sound funny two dirt poor country fighting each other.
Which one would win?? Lol.
Posted on 10 November 2011 | 9:49 am
Resolved Question: Help moving to Jamaica!?
moving to whitehouse Jamaica june 1st for 8 months, need some advise, how is the weather, what to pack, how do girls dress down there like at the club, hows the mexican food down there(gonna miss my huevos ranchereos y pupusas) lol do they play spanish music down there? are jamicans gonna consider me white or mexican? how do you pack for 8 months?
Posted on 28 March 2011 | 2:41 pm
Resolved Question: Under age in jamaica?
So i was planning to go to jamaica and im 15. So you got any tips for me? Please i want no comments that say: you are tooo yooung.
Posted on 25 March 2010 | 6:28 am